PAK-INDIA TRADE

S.KAMAL HAYDER KAZMI,
(feedback@pgeconomist.com)
Research Analyst
, PAGE
Nov 7 - 20, 2011

PAKISTAN EXPORTS TO INDIA (value in "000" $ )

COMMODITIES

JULY-JUNE

2009-10 2008-09
Cotton yarn 9,011 8,926
Yarn other than cotton yarn 240 28
Cotton fabrics 33,362 26,510
Knitwear 924 566
Bed ware 512 261
Towels 20 5
Tents & convas 164 20
Synthetic 613 208
Rice 63 -
Leather tanned 11,426 10,058
Leather garments 61 46
Sports goods 418 250
Surgical 3,560 2,802
Fruits 43,805 39,736
Precious & semi precious stones 152 129
Jewellery 24 20
Furniture 69 13

INFLATION RATE IN PER CENT

. LATEST 2010 2009
Bangladesh 10.96 8.28 8.51
India 8.99 9.47 14.97
Egypt 8.49 10.3 13.5
Sri Lanka 6.4 6.9 4.8
China 6.2 4.6 1.9

INTEREST RATES

COUNTRY CURRENT RATE (%) PREVIOUS RATE (%) LAST CHANGE
Australia 4.75 4.50 Nov 02 2010
Canada 1 0.70 Sep 08 2010
China 6.56 6.30 Jul 06 2011
Hong Kong 0.50 1 Dec 17 2008
India 8 7.20 Jul 26 2011

INDIA SHARE OF TOP FIVE INVESTING COUNTRIES IN FDI INFLOWS. (2000–2010)

COUNTRY INFLOWS (MILLION USD) INFLOWS (%)
1 Mauritius 50,164 42.00
2 Singapore 11,275 9.00
3 USA 8,914 7.00
4 UK 6,158 5.00
5 Netherlands 4,968 4.00

STUDENTS ENROLLMENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION (2009); FOR 2010

COUNTRY (MILLIONS)
India 16.0
USA 17.8
china 25.4
Russia 9.4
Brazil 4.6

HISTORICAL GROWTH IN ENROLLMENTS IN HIGHER EDUCATION IN INDIA

YEAR (MILLIONS)
1985-86 3.6
1990-91 4.9
1995-96 6.6
2000-01 8.4
2005-06 11.0
2008-09 13.6
2009-10 16.0

MAJOR INDICATORS OF INDIA

GDP $1.63 trillion (nominal: 9th; 2010)
GDP growth 8.5% (2010–11)
GDP per capita $1,371 (nominal: 138th; 2010)
Population below poverty line 37% (2010)
Labour force 478 million (2nd; 2010)
Unemployment 9.4% (2009–10)
Exports $225.4 billion (2010 est.)
Imports $359 billion (2010 est.)
Gross external debt $238 billion (31 Dec 2010 est.)
Economic aid $2.107 billion (2008)
Foreign reserves $319 billion (July 2011)

NO, OF HIGHER EDUCATION INSTITUTIONS (2010)
COUNTRY INSTITUTIONS
India 26,478
USA 6,706
China 4,000

PAKISTAN’S WORST-EVER DISASTER

YEAR DISASTER NO, OF PEOPLE AFFECTED
2010 Flood 20 million
2010 Haiti quake 3.0 million
2005 Kashmir quake 3.0 million
2004 Asia tsunami 5.0 million

PAKISTAN POVERTY LINE (RS)

YEAR POVERTY LINE
1998-99 673.40
2000-01 723.40
2004-05 878.64
2005-06 948.47

INDIA: SHARE OF PRIVATE SECTOR SPENDS ON HIGHER EDUCATION (2008-09)

SECTOR %
Private 67
Government 33

CPI, SPI AND WPI ON YEARLY BASIS

PERIOD % CHANGE OVER
CPI SPI WPI
2005-06 7.92 7.02 10.10
2006-07 7.77 10.82 6.94
2007-08 12.00 16.81 16.41
2008-09 20.77 23.41 18.19
2009-10 11.73 13.32 12.63
2010-11 13.92 18.18 23.35

BALANCE OF TRADE (US $ million)

PERIOD EXPORTS VALUE IMPORTS VALUE BALANCE OF TRADE
2005-06 16,553 24,994 -8,441
2006-07 17,278 26,989 -9,711
2007-08 20,427 35,397 -14,970
2008-09 19,121 31,747 -12,627
2009-10 19,673 31,209 -11,536
2010-11 25,439 35,727 -10,288

PAKISTAN: FBR TAX COLLECTION (RS. MILLION)

MONTHS TOTAL DIRECT TOTAL INDIRECT TAXES TAX COLLECTION
July-10 18,102 59,046 77,148
Aug-10 26,006 73,934 99,940
Sep-10 51,610 64,797 116,407
Oct-10 34,218 69,329 103,547
Nov-10 32,668 70,364 103,032
Dec-10 78,273 83,307 161,580
Jan-11 36,860 71,553 108,413
Feb-11 37,206 68,704 105,910
Mar-11 66,674 77,498 144,172
April-11 49,635 80,051 129,686
May-11 46,995 112,628 159,623
June-11 124,204 124,352 248,556
July-11 28,966 83,309 112,275

INTEREST RATES IN PAKISTAN

DATE RATES (%)
30-Jan-10 12.5
27-Mar-10 12.5
24-May-10 12.5
2-Aug-10 13.00
30-Sep-10 13.5
30-Nov-10 14.00
1-Aug-11 13.5
9-Oct-11 12.00

INDIA: REVENUE COLLECTION

DIRECT TAXES (RS IN CRORES)

FIN. YEAR ACTUAL COLLECTIONS (Rs. in crores) 
2009-10 CORPORATE TAX INCOME TAX OTHER DIRECT TAXES TOTAL
241,921 128,235 283 370,439
INDIRECT TAXES (RS IN CRORES)
FIN. YEAR ACTUAL COLLECTIONS (Rs. in crores)  
2009-10 CUSTOMS CENTRAL EXCISE  SERVICE TAX  TOTAL
84,542 101,666 55,731 241,939